Exterro's E-Discovery & Privacy Breakdown

The world of E-Discovery & Privacy is constantly changing – let us break it down for you with a weekly dose of News, Resources, Case Law, and Humor, all written in a concise and easy to understand format.

They Tried to Charge Me £216 ($296) for My Data!

Created on April 9, 2021


The following was written by Sam Holt, International Engineering Team Leader & Digital Forensics Pre-Sales at Exterro and posted on his LinkedIn page. It's true. A company (who shall remain nameless) tried to charge me £216 ($296) to access the data they held about me on their systems.I was moving house not too long ago, and as part of the long and tedious process, all documentation about every aspect of the property is required by your buyers solicitors (and rightly so too).I was asked for a specific certificate relating to the installation... Read More

Friday Funnies: Exterro's Meme Series - Infomercial Edition

Created on April 8, 2021


Chief Marketing Officer at Exterro

A robust, automated, and defensible data retention strategy will result in lower legal risk, lower costs and effort, and streamlined operations! Visit our entire catalog of E-Discovery Memes and Cartoons or download Exterro's Legal Meme Anthology 2020 and share the fun with friends and colleagues! Remember, legal work is always better with a sense of humor! Read More

Infographic: Top Data Integrations for Legal

Created on April 8, 2021


Content Manager at Exterro

Top Data Integrations for Legal Legal and compliance technology works best when it’s able to integrate and connect with enterprise software applications and data sources. This is because all legal and regulatory compliance is dependent on understanding and being able to access (and take action with) organizational data. From e-discovery to data privacy, related tasks usually include searching for, preserving, and collecting organizational data. Without the necessary software that empowers you to seamlessly collect that data, review it all in one place, you’re risking a variety of not just legal but... Read More

Logistical Best Practices for Managing a Document Review

Created on April 6, 2021


Director of Marketing at Exterro

With market forces demanding in-house legal departments do "more with less," legal operations and legal project management are disciplines whose time has arrived. More and more in-house departments and law firms are hiring professionals (whether legal pros or project management specialists) to ensure that projects come in on-time and on-budget. But unfortunately, not every legal department has the luxury of hiring dedicated project managers or operations specialists. Sometimes legal pros, whether paralegals or attorneys, have to make do. But mastering the basics of e-discovery project management is possible--and we're here to... Read More

Friday Funnies: Exterro's Meme Series - Unified Platform Edition

Created on April 1, 2021


Marketing Communications & Events Manager at Exterro

Single-point software solutions are so two years ago. Visit our entire catalog of E-Discovery Memes and Cartoons or download Exterro's Legal Meme Anthology 2020 and share the fun with friends and colleagues! Remember, legal work is always better with a sense of humor! Read More

Infographic: The Do's & Don'ts of Data Breach Response/Management

Created on April 1, 2021


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Today's data breach landscape is unprecedented and complex. Every organization is facing potential enforcement of many interconnected and overlapping laws in multiple jurisdictions. Requirements for what constitutes a privacy breach or legal privilege, or what thresholds regulators are setting to hold organizations to account vary significantly.What needs to be done? Should we call law enforcement? What about the General Data Protection Regulation's (GDPR) requirement to notify within 3 days? Should we notify consumers? Although there is no one-size-fits-all approach, here are some of the key do’s and don’ts when responding to... Read More

The Journey Continues: Legal GRC Needs to Include Integrated Defensible Processes

Created on March 31, 2021


Founder and CEO

At Exterro, we have been on a mission to stay ahead of our rapidly changing industry. Legal, law enforcement, privacy and compliance leaders must balance a broad set of business, data and operational requirements, changing regulations and exponentially increasing risks. Meeting and overcoming these challenges demand highly integrated, automated, and intelligent processes. Exterro realized that our customers could no longer be effective with a portfolio of siloed toolsets. So, we set about to assemble the ultimate Legal Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) platform. In the same way that other key business functions... Read More